It’s Christmas in June!

Wednesday, 6th June 2007 by
christmas-crag-007.JPGWith glorious midweek weather in Borrowdale, we headed up to Christmas Crag to escape the crowds.....

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Montenvers

Monday, 4th June 2007 by
Pete flew back to Blighty this morning, so me, mum and dad went for a tourist trip by taking the train up to Montenvers for a closer look at the Mer de Glace...

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Planes, Trains, Tubes + Automobiles

Monday, 4th June 2007 by
Work and BA Suck! Climbing Rocks! Well, I guess it's work that pays the bills, so it doesn't suck that much... But British Airways do...

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Lac Bleu and Aiguille du Midi

Sunday, 3rd June 2007 by
After the success of the short walk yesterday I decided it was time for my parents to experince more Alpinism. The weather was better and there were less clouds, so we took the lift up to Aiguille du Plan with the intention of strolling over to Lac Bleu for a picnic.

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Sergeant Crag Slabs

Saturday, 2nd June 2007 by
sgt-crag-slabs-004.JPGSaturday afternoon and Anna and Sarah decided to brave the Borrowdale crowds and headed for Sergeant Crag Slabs...

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Col des Montets

Saturday, 2nd June 2007 by
img_4413-small.JPGWhile the summer came to England, spring remained in Chamonix. Clouds kept the temperature cool, so we decided an all day adventure wasn't what we wanted...

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An Evening at Sandale

Friday, 1st June 2007 by
sandale-044.JPGSummer is back!!!! We headed to Headend Quarry for an evening of climbing and beer at The old Crown.

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Pumped at Freezing Trowbarrow

Monday, 28th May 2007 by
Laetitia, Paul and Pete were greeted by BMC signs informing us that peregrines were nesting at today's venue - Warton Quarry. Not that we needed the signs to know that the warning in the guide book about possible nesting bird restrictions was likely to be in force, there were dozens of people twitching away with massive telescopes and cameras with two foot long lenses...

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